Hop into the holidays with the coolest Easter toys that will have your kiddos jumping for joy. This guide has everything from puzzles to light-up cubes to games that will get you off the couch! So fill up your kids’ baskets with the most unique Easter toys on the planet and make this holiday one they will never forget!
Coolest Easter Toys & Easter Basket Gifts for Kids
As we begin to enjoy the outdoors this coming spring, all members of the family will need sun protection for their eyes. Roshambo is an Italian sunglasses brand that has created an unbreakable line of sunglasses, making these the perfect optical options for children to adults. Using high-quality, flexible frames, these glasses are bendable, durable, and virtually indestructible.
The Toddler Shades are ideal for children aged 2-4 and are designed with active kids in mind. The Junior Shades are suitable for children 5 and up and if they really want to stand out, get them the color changing option that appears as a clear frame while indoors and changes color once in the sunlight. The polarized lenses provide added glare reduction to reduce eye strain and protect your eyes from harmful UVA/B/C rays. In addition to the frames being unbreakable, the lenses are also shatter-resistant. Each pair is light and comfortable for long days of wearing and is soft and safe for faces, hands, and mouths.
Adults, you’ll be happy there is a size for you as well. How many times has your baby or young child grabbed your sunglasses and accidentally broken them? Now, you don’t have to worry if your kids get a hold of your Adult Shades as you can enjoy the benefits of Roshambo as well.
Instead of dying eggs this year use this chocolate easter egg kit to create fun eggs with your kiddos! Make chocolate eggs at home, decorate and then fill them with organic jelly beans. Comes with everything you need to make the eggs from all the ingredients, a silicon mold, and the cutest wooden hammer to break the eggs. You and your children alike will get a blast out of creating your eggs and then finally smashing them!
Decorating cookies take on a whole new level of creativity with these delicious sugar cookies pre-portioned and easy to make. Once they are cooled, ice and then use the plant-based food-safe paints to paint! A fun Easter time activity for the whole family that can be enjoyed in one day or spread out over a couple of days. This kit comes with everything you need including three cookie cutters-egg, bunny, and carrot shapes.
Soft dolls and squishy babies make perfect non-candy Easter basket stuffers for your toddlers this Spring. Haba has a collection that will steal your heart and that your little ones will just love this season making them the ideal fit for Easter basket gifting! Soft and cuddly with sweet embroidered accents yet structured enough with a beanbag bottom, Haba’s soft dolls come in a variety of characters.
Dressed and ready for play, these 12″ dolls come clothed with garments easy to get on and off for little hands. Sturdy enough for play, but cozy enough to nap with, the soft dolls from Haba are great for gifting this spring.
For those kiddos who prefer to be outdoors, consider adding the Baudino Sand Glove Dinosaur to their Easter basket. This dino-shaped sand digger is perfect for your budding archeologist, fascinated with dinosaurs, bones, and outside play! From the beach to the snowbanks, this dino digger is perfect for play in warm or cold weather this spring.
Plus Plus blocks are always a favorite for kiddos who love building and design, but this Easter add the all-new Plus Plus Puzzle by Number to their Easter baskets for hours of entertainment this spring! These puzzles made of Plus Plus blocks are available in a variety of sizes and pictures. Designed to be put together using the enclosed pattern, these durable puzzles are constructed by matching numbers with corresponding colors for colorful, creative, and intriguing 3D art. A mix between paint by numbers and jigsaw puzzles these are sure to be a favorite of STEM-loving students and creatives alike this holiday.
The perfect Easter basket addition, Little Navy’s Cotton & Clover Bunny Plush comes in light peach and vanilla cream. This soft and squishy bunny is the ideal size for little hands and the soft, snuggly fabric will make it a favorite this season. Add a Cotton & Clover Bunny Plush to your little one’s Easter basket this spring.
This spring for your bug-loving babes, the Lucas the Spider and Findley the Fly Collection make the perfect non-candy Easter basket stuffers! Fill their basket with the fun and educational Lucas the Spider Springtime Adventure Story Book, the Lucas the Spider and Findley the Fly puzzle, and the Lucas the Spider and Findley the Fly plush. Designed around a springtime adventure, these gifts are perfect for teaching little ones about the season of change and rebirth where bugs, butterflies, and flowers abound! Join Lucas and Findley on an exciting adventure this season as you and your child fall in love with these delightful warm weather friends.
The 26 plush alphabet friends, known as the Alphapals Rainbow Set, make learning the ABCs as easy as 1-2-3. Your kiddos will increase letter recognition during playtime as you spell out their names and simple words like “cat,” and “hug.” The letters are 11 by 9 by 2 inches. They fit in a soft, cozy bag that makes a terrific chair for a playroom or classroom. The plush letters are perfect for children 5 and younger. They can hold the letters as they practice letter sounds.
Your kiddos can focus on motor, social, sensory, and emotional learning as they learn colors and letters through tangible play. The Alphapals Rainbow Set features each durably stitched letter in a variety of colors with a dark grey bag. Each letter has Alphapals signature embroidered smiley face, which makes them oh, so friendly. Alphapals come in a variety of sizes and in neutral colors, too. The award-winning Alphapals letter sets are machine washable. Alphapals earned the 2021 Good Housekeeping Best Toy Award. Alphapals is one of the best Easter toys and makes a great gift for your nieces, nephews, or your child’s preschool classroom.
This Easter try adding some flexible seating from Lakeshore Learning to your kids’ Easter toys basket and watch the creative energy flow! We particularly love Wobble Chairs and Wobble Cushions that are comfortable and promote focus, but also are really fun!
Lakeshore’s wobble chairs give kids a full range of movement and the stability they need to wobble without tipping over! Each chair features a comfortable, contoured seat and a rounded, no-slip rubber base…plus, the durable plastic chairs’ unique design helps strengthen core muscles while encouraging proper posture.
Alternatively, Lakeshore’s super-durable vinyl wobble cushion is specially designed to let students wiggle and wobble while they sit (in a chair, or on the floor)…helping children focus as they move. It features large nubs on one side and small nubs on the other—students simply select the sensory surface they prefer!
Your baby is suddenly no longer a baby now that they’re walking, talking, and learning how to test your patience one spilled cup at a time. It is time to take a break and set them down with some Easter toys for entertainment…and you can do it without screentime with Smart Teddy! Repeating yourself and keeping your wild-child occupied can really be as easy as a teddy bear. Smart Teddy is a connected toy that can keep your little one entertained for hours.
Smart Teddy can actively guide your little one(s) to develop healthy, long-lasting habits. Stop repeating yourself and let your child’s new favorite toy remind them to brush their teeth, pick up their toys, make their bed, and even learn to trust and talk to you more! Smart Teddy was designed by parents, for parents like you. The best part is you can choose what activities Smart Teddy reminds your child to do – especially now that spring cleaning is in full force! You can be involved in your child’s development without them driving you insane every five minutes or resisting your teaching efforts.
Your sanity and patience are just as important as theirs, so learn together the fun way. The Smart Teddy is one of the kindest Easter toys you could give another parent!!
Spring break is quickly approaching and that means your kids will be home all day, morning to night. Keeping your kids occupied and distracted so you can have a moment of peace (and them off of their phones) would be difficult, if not for Gravity Maze. ThinkFun’s Gravity Maze is a maze game, a marble game, and a problem-solving game all wrapped up in one. Watch your child use challenge cards to place towers to create the best path for the marble to travel. This interactive game has 60 challenges to test your child’s skills and keep them occupied for hours on end!
Every child loves a laser, so why not distract them with Easter toys like Laser Maze? Your child will not only play with lasers but at the same time, learn different STEM skills. Your child can do challenges to direct lasers with mirrors and mazes to find the solution. Your kids can take turns playing each challenge while learning how light and mirrors interact – it’s like science without the classroom!
For those kids who just want to stay up late, immerse them in a spooky, dark strategy game and watch them play till dawn! Shadows in the Forest is a multi-player game that is meant to be played in the dark! With the LED lantern to cast real shadows on the board game, your kids can be fully immersed in a spooky, fun new world. With your kids occupied, you can have a quiet evening, enjoying the sweet spring breeze wafting through the window.
When you want to keep your newfound reader occupied AND learning, start with the easy way to teach your child sight words. Zingo Sight Words is a fun and interactive game that brings fast-paced excitement with a side of learning. Your child will quickly learn how to recognize and read sight words, which make up 50-75% of the English language. Your four-year-old can play a fun game while learning new words with Zingo Sight Words.
Let the high-flying excitement begin with Easter toys like the Sky Viper Journey Pro Video GPS Drone V2700 which boasts a wide-angle camera for video streaming and recording. The GPS position hold keeps the drone from drifting when hovering. You and your kids will enjoy flying the drone, as well as recording and streaming video. The Sky Viper Journey Pro Video GPS Drone V2700 even features a return to home button that brings the drone back to its launch point. The drone includes a rechargeable battery. The Sky Viper is one of the most exciting Easter toys on the planet!
This Easter, Myka’s personalized sterling Silver Soccer Pendant will make your athletes feel special. The sturdy box chain comes in sizes from 14 to 22 inches. You can engrave the soccer ball charm with your son or daughter’s name, their team name, or a positive affirmation word like “Dream” or “Believe.” Personalize the soccer charm just the way your athlete or soccer fan will love it.
The classic Name Bracelet brings new life to the iconic ID bracelet. Engrave the bracelet with your teen or tween’s name, nickname, or inspirational word. A Figaro chain is attached to each side of the engraved nameplate, which boasts a cutout heart. Myka offers the delicate Name Bracelet in sterling silver, 18K gold plating, and 18K rose gold plating. This is one of the most sentimental Easter toys or gifts you could ever buy.
Spring into action this Easter with the coolest game on the planet from Creative Brainworks. The B3 Riftball Paddle Ball Game System takes fun to new heights. This game is easy to set up, so you can take it to the beach or play it in your backyard. The game system is made of high-quality metal for durability & special elastics. It includes two paddles & balls, one heavy-duty nylon carry bag, and an adjustable dual net. Riftball is a fantastic game that will bring friends, neighbors, and families together with its awesome interactive play. With Easter toys like this, your friends and family will finally get off the couch!
Give the Easter Bunny a boost with the Half-Pound Chocolate Easter Bunny Assortment. Your kiddos will be hoppin’ down the bunny trail with this set of three, scrumptious 8-ounce chocolate bunnies – one dark chocolate, one milk chocolate, and one white chocolate. Your kids will forget about their Easter toys when there are chocolate bunnies in the room!
The Half-Pound Chocolate Easter Bunny Assortment is ready to jump in your Easter baskets. They come wrapped in a cello bag, tied with a festive ribbon. Sugar Plum Chocolates, based in Kingston, PA, uses the finest ingredients to make their unique delectable treats.
Sugar Plum’s Carrot Cake Chocolate Bar takes the delicious blend of carrot cake and magically blends it with white chocolate. This unique treat comes in a four-pack, so you can enjoy one of the Carrot Cake Chocolate Bars yourself as you help the Easter Bunny hide the Easter baskets. The Carrot Cake Chocolate Bars are so smooth and flavorful.
The 10-ounce bag of Chocolate-Covered Popcorn is a Sugar Plum staple. The air-popped kernels are tossed in sea salt and olive oil. The salty treat is then drizzled with milk and dark chocolate. Adding these delicious treats & Easter toys to your kiddos’ baskets will make them the envy of the Easter Bunny.
Take your Easter basket one hop further this year with Capture the Flag Redux which takes the classic game to the next level making it glow-in-the-dark fun. Starlux Games encourages kids, teens, and adults to put their phones, tablets, and computers aside and make memories playing in the dark. In Capture the Flag Redux, you rescue teammates, protect your base and steal the orb to win the game. You can play indoors or outdoors.
Capture the Flag Redux is perfect for backyards, parks, and campgrounds. Capture the Flag Redux comes with several versions so you can play with as few as four people or more than 20. Start a new family tradition with outdoor, glow-in-the-dark games.
Ready to laugh? If so, then you and your family are ready to Bump Rumble. The action-packed, fast-paced, light-up, silly smackdown is terrific family fun. Let’s be real – you can interchange “bump” with “rump” and you will have a better understanding of this hysterical game. The Red Team will go up against the Blue Team in five rounds of bumping, balancing, and racing. That’s right! You use your rump, your buttocks, your rear to push and bump your opponent. Bump Rumble, which can be played inside or outside, seems to end in an uproar of laughter no matter who plays.
If you have a night owl in your life, particularly one that enjoys reading late at night or going out for a late run, then you absolutely need the Buddy Beat Light! This wonderfully engineered contraption is meant to be worn around your neck and illuminates the way (front and back) while reading, walking, biking, or even taking the dog out, so it makes any night-time activity a lot safer.
Available in a few different colors, the sporty design has a built-in Bluetooth speaker which allows you to listen to music or podcasts, or receive phone calls. And because it’s lightweight (only 7.2 ounces), you’ll hardly know it’s there. Gifted to your teenager this Easter, or added to your birthday wishlist, the Buddy Beat Light by Spice of Life is a must-have.
No basket is complete without Easter toys like the adorable plush dolls from Leyadoll’s. The 15-inch Mermaid Girl has a beautiful smile, ultra-soft features, and the most colorful outfits! The doll is cuddly and perfect for your little one to take to bed and snuggle. Best of all, it can be personalized with your kiddo’s name making it the ideal keepsake.
Make sure you also add the Personalized Gloveleya Spring Girl Doll to your Easter basket. This 16.5 inches adorable doll is the perfect size for babies to grab and play with easily. Using 12 characters, you can place a name or inscription to give the doll a unique identity. The material for lettering is safe and skin-friendly, just like the rest of the doll’s materials. So when shopping for Easter toys for babies, toddlers, or even big kids, make sure you always get Leyadolls for your little princess! They will cherish this unique gift throughout their life.
The Astro Tayto Potato Mochi Plushes are the perfect Easter toys for any tween. Dressed for space, this Astro Tayto Potato is ready to cuddle with your young astronaut. This 10 by 10 by 13-inch plushie is great for snuggling or squishing. Astro Tayto Potato Mochi Plush can be a friend, a pillow, or a decoration.
The Niko Lucky Cat Ambient Light is believed to bring good fortune to its owner. Smoko updated the iconic Lucky Cat that originated in Japan. This mini Lucky Cat light makes the purr-fect addition to your tweens décor. The battery-powered light even has an automatic 1-hour shut-off feature.
This Easter, have your little one jumping with excitement with the adorable Easter toys from Pockimals. These cuties are designed to fit into the kiddo’s hands and will have them playing for hours. The junior size Backpack comes with three Pockimals allowing you to show off stuffies to all your friends. The Pockimals fit securely in the front pockets, and the two larger zipper pockets allow your child to hold other fun stuff, perfect for traveling to a friend’s house or Grandma’s house.
In addition, Pockimals have buttons that secure directly on their custom-designed clothing pockets so they won’t fall out. These sweet Easter toys support imaginative play and are the perfect companion for your child to take everywhere they go.
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This Easter, keep your house clutter-free with MiniOwls Gray Plush Toy Storage Bean Bag. This super-soft faux fur storage organizer will store all your favorite stuffies and doubles as a cool plush chair that your little one can sit on. This roomy storage bag can hold up to 120 small stuffed animals, throw pillows & blankets, and is constructed from durable material. This storage bag is an excellent addition to any playroom and will make your kiddo happy while keeping all of their Easter toys neat and organized.
While we certainly love to find Easter toys for our kids’ baskets, Easter wouldn’t be the same without HARIBO! Fans of Hasbro’s beloved gummy bears should be on the “hunt” this year for fan-favorites like the Goldbear Filled Easter Egg, Happy Hoppers, and brand new offerings this year including fruity and chewy Happy Chicks and the cute-as-can-be Goldbear Easter Tube.
Haribo is also celebrating the 100th year of their iconic Goldbears Gummies with some new innovations and surprises, including a limited edition mix of Goldbears with party hats, highly requested single-flavor bags (including Blue Raspberry and Pineapple – yum!), and more.
Hop into Easter with CMY Cubes spark everyone’s imagination. Relax and be mesmerized as you twist and turn the CMY Cube in your hands. The light dances as you explore subtractive color mixing. The opposing sides of the cube are colored cyan (a shade of blue), magenta (a shade of red), or yellow. When you rotate the angle from which the CMY Cube is viewed you enjoy a cube-specific spectrum of colors. This is one of the most unique interactive Easter toys that keep children and adults entertained as they watch the world through a new view.
It’s definitely something different. And, if you get the Cube Stand, you can display it beautifully on your desk or shelf. The Original CMY Cube is 50 mm. It also comes in a Mini and a Mega, and other fun sizes and shapes like the Motus.
Ever heard of a plant that could be visibly tickled?? It’s true! This spring, gift your little one (and even yourself, adults will get a kick out of it too) the TickleMe Plant Greenhouse Kit. These fun kits are great Easter toys with its TickleMe plant seeds, which react to soft, tickle-like, touches. Grow your own garden of strange, yet unique plants and watch in wonder as these plants shy away from soft touches and tickles – right before your eyes. Enjoy a kit with one reusable greenhouse, six mini flower pots, six soil pellets, and easy-to-grow instructions. Learning about nature really has never been this fun.
We’re not sorry that you have to tell your kids that zombies DO exist… but only in the plant world! Even in the dead of summer (no pun intended) your child can learn and have fun. The Zombie Plant Grow Kit is a unique project or gift for your child or friend. This unique plant “plays dead”, like a ‘live’ zombie, when touched or stimulated in some way. This kit contains six soil pellets, a coffin-like container, and zombie plant seeds. Nature can be fun and strange all at the same time. TickleMe Plant is one of the best Easter toys to immerse your child in so they can learn about nature and all its beauty.
This Spring, let your creativity burst free with the Original Buddha Board. This zen-focused waterboard painting set uses only water and a traditional drawing board to create masterpieces that fade with drying. This sturdy waterproof stand includes a large reservoir for water & separate grooves for holding the board & bamboo paintbrush. The Buddha Board is one of the most unique Easter toys that adults & children will adore, and it will help them express their creativity through art.
If you’re like us, you’re tired of seeing the same old stuffed animals on the shelves, particularly leading up to Easter (how many bunnies and ducks can a kid possibly have?). But if your kids are still of the age where they expect fluffy Easter toys in their basket, then we have the right gift for you!
Featuring six of the most adorable creatures that LOVE to cause mischief in your home (obviously, with the best of intentions), House Monsters are the soft plush characters that make unique Easter toys and help teach kids the things that go bump in the night aren’t as scary as they seem. We particularly love Fluffy and Munchy. Fluffy is perfect for the little girl who thinks of herself as a fashionista – she will help her dress up in the latest styles for Easter, while Munchy is the perfect pal to help you prep for your Easter dinner (he’s also a great hugger).
The Tiny TV Classics bring retro fun to young and old. The real-working TVs feature famous scenes and quotes from iconic shows and movies like Back to the Future, Batman, and Friends. You use the remote to turn on the Tiny TV Classic, sit back and enjoy. Their unique size and retro look make them great Easter toys for adults who are kids at heart!
Stay tuned to Tiny TV Classics for their newest release of “old favorites” – Jaws and Jurassic Park. The Tiny TV Classics will keep you on the edge of your tiny seat as you re-live your favorite tiny details on the tiny screens.
Surprise your kiddo with a Cutetitos Partyito. Each mystery bag contains one of eight, 7.5-inch stuffed animals wrapped in a soft blanket making them the perfect Easter toys for your little one. You do not know which Cutetito Partyito is your new friend until you open the package, unroll the blanket and reveal your new animalito. Each Cutetito Partyito comes with a pet collector card with its name, birthday, and more. This is one of the cutest Easter toys on the market.
Real fruit and only fruit are in these delicious fruit jerky. Made from half of a pineapple or a whole mango and nothing else! Tastes as if you are biting right into the pieces of the fruit itself, naturally sweet and always Non-GMO, organic, gluten-free, vegan, and kosher.
These fruit snacks are the perfect treat without all the sugar! Made with just the fruit, fruit extract, and a touch of Vitamin C. These snacks come in mango, mango/guava, and mango/orange flavors. Great for the Easter baskets this year or just a little non-sugar treat or snack on the go.
Popdarts® will get the party popping. This unique dart game like none you have seen before can be played by all. Some call Popdarts® the “love child” of Bocce Ball, Corn Hole, Darts, and H.O.R.S.E. Whatever you call it, know that it is addictive fun and the perfect Easter toys for adults! You will soon want to order the Popdarts Expansion Pack so more people can play at one time.
Popdarts® can be played indoors or outdoors, you just need a smooth surface like a countertop, refrigerator, car windshield, glass door, surfboard, or window. But, each round the smooth surface can change. Wait, what? That’s right, the winner of each Popdarts® round chooses the location of the next round. The washable, durable, suction cup “darts” stick to the smooth surface as you aim for the Target Marker. So keep it popping as you take aim. This is one of the best Easter toys that will get the whole family off the couch!
If your child doesn’t already own a Stomp Rocket, this is your season to get one! Stomp Rocket’s NEW Multi-Colored Jr Rocket Launcher encourages kids and parents to put the screens away and get outside for a little STEM fun. With Stomp Rocket, kids develop a deep understanding of STEM principles like gravity, motion, force, and more – all while letting their imagination fly and burning off excess energy! It’s one of the coolest Easter toys. We love it so much that it’s become our go-to gift for all occasions.
Looking for Easter toys that are fun and challenging to toss in your older child’s Easter toys basket? The Roto Brain 3D Puzzle Sphere has three levels of challenges with literally thousands of possible combinations to keep everyone on their toes. With patent-pending technology, you’ll have a never-ending puzzle that can reset each level’s combination. Keep your brain active, boost your memory, and raise that IQ with these Easter toys as you fidget, twist, and turn your way into a challenging and fun activity without screen time.
You may have never heard of Stroopwafels, but they were first introduced in the 18th century in the city of Gouda in Dutch. These Mini Stroopwafels are designed to be warmed over your coffee and enjoyed slightly warm with a bitter coffee. Individually swapped, makes a perfect treat for your little ones on the go or to throw in a lunchbox.
This holiday, you can sit back and relax, knowing that you don’t have to run around town trying to find unique Easter toys for the little ones. Instead, pull up a chair with the Easter bunny and start filling your cart with awesome Easter toys before they are all gone. The amazing Easter toys in this guide are just waiting to make your child’s Easter the best ever!
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